Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Bangalore 

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Consumer Prices in Bangalore are 70.84% lower than in San Francisco, CA (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Bangalore are 81.86% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Bangalore are 92.45% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Bangalore are 78.58% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Bangalore are 69.70% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Bangalore is 26.47% lower than in San Francisco, CA
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Restaurants
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(1,500.69 ₹)
2.67 $
(200.00 ₹)
     -86.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 85.00 $
(6,377.93 ₹)
15.99 $
(1,200.00 ₹)
     -81.19 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $
(750.34 ₹)
4.00 $
(300.00 ₹)
     -60.02 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 $
(525.24 ₹)
2.00 $
(150.00 ₹)
     -71.44 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 $
(600.28 ₹)
4.00 $
(300.00 ₹)
     -50.02 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.80 $
(359.85 ₹)
1.74 $
(130.24 ₹)
     -63.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.61 $
(195.60 ₹)
0.47 $
(35.54 ₹)
     -81.83 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.11 $
(158.67 ₹)
0.20 $
(15.04 ₹)
     -90.52 %
Markets
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.83 $
(362.74 ₹)
2.31 $
(173.47 ₹)
     -52.18 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.73 $
(280.06 ₹)
0.49 $
(36.43 ₹)
     -86.99 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.38 $
(178.88 ₹)
0.36 $
(26.73 ₹)
     -85.06 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.98 $
(298.71 ₹)
0.97 $
(73.10 ₹)
     -75.53 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.02 $
(526.64 ₹)
2.95 $
(221.35 ₹)
     -57.97 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.68 $
(501.54 ₹)
1.78 $
(133.57 ₹)
     -73.37 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.57 $
(567.70 ₹)
3.26 $
(244.44 ₹)
     -56.94 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.03 $
(227.27 ₹)
1.18 $
(88.81 ₹)
     -60.92 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.08 $
(81.38 ₹)
0.29 $
(21.72 ₹)
     -73.32 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.27 $
(170.60 ₹)
0.54 $
(40.65 ₹)
     -76.17 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.16 $
(237.40 ₹)
0.14 $
(10.63 ₹)
     -95.52 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.92 $
(144.20 ₹)
0.18 $
(13.78 ₹)
     -90.45 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.66 $
(124.80 ₹)
0.18 $
(13.51 ₹)
     -89.18 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.07 $
(155.47 ₹)
0.50 $
(37.56 ₹)
     -75.84 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.11 $
(158.54 ₹)
0.39 $
(28.92 ₹)
     -81.76 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(1,125.52 ₹)
9.33 $
(700.00 ₹)
     -37.81 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.98 $
(223.27 ₹)
2.01 $
(150.53 ₹)
     -32.58 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.31 $
(248.40 ₹)
3.36 $
(251.76 ₹)
     +1.36 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.34 $
(851.27 ₹)
4.66 $
(350.00 ₹)
     -58.88 %
Transportation
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $
(225.10 ₹)
0.60 $
(45.00 ₹)
     -80.01 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 $
(6,077.79 ₹)
15.99 $
(1,200.00 ₹)
     -80.26 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(262.62 ₹)
0.67 $
(50.00 ₹)
     -80.96 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.75 $
(206.34 ₹)
0.43 $
(32.19 ₹)
     -84.40 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 $
(2,476.14 ₹)
1.33 $
(100.00 ₹)
     -95.96 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.19 $
(314.44 ₹)
5.06 $
(379.97 ₹)
     +20.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
(1,875,862.35 ₹)
13,327.20 $
(1,000,000.00 ₹)
     -46.69 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,800.50 $
(1,560,754.99 ₹)
24,191.99 $
(1,815,234.04 ₹)
     +16.30 %
Utilities (Monthly)
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 190.31 $
(14,280.00 ₹)
32.33 $
(2,426.08 ₹)
     -83.01 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(10.65 ₹)
0.01 $
(0.83 ₹)
     -92.24 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 64.83 $
(4,864.24 ₹)
12.18 $
(913.56 ₹)
     -81.22 %
Sports And Leisure
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 81.66 $
(6,127.19 ₹)
20.57 $
(1,543.14 ₹)
     -74.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.57 $
(1,318.46 ₹)
5.24 $
(393.20 ₹)
     -70.18 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $
(1,125.52 ₹)
4.66 $
(350.00 ₹)
     -68.90 %
Childcare
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,480.77 $
(186,143.26 ₹)
93.91 $
(7,046.46 ₹)
     -96.21 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 33,952.00 $
(2,547,571.14 ₹)
2,769.34 $
(207,795.92 ₹)
     -91.84 %
Clothing And Shoes
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 56.85 $
(4,265.82 ₹)
27.58 $
(2,069.15 ₹)
     -51.49 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.25 $
(3,170.21 ₹)
28.45 $
(2,134.41 ₹)
     -32.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.70 $
(6,430.43 ₹)
48.35 $
(3,627.91 ₹)
     -43.58 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 137.96 $
(10,351.63 ₹)
37.51 $
(2,814.81 ₹)
     -72.81 %
Rent Per Month
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,869.50 $
(215,311.48 ₹)
230.88 $
(17,324.32 ₹)
     -91.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,478.12 $
(185,944.86 ₹)
144.44 $
(10,838.03 ₹)
     -94.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,293.15 $
(547,237.68 ₹)
571.09 $
(42,851.35 ₹)
     -92.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,544.23 $
(340,974.06 ₹)
351.18 $
(26,350.65 ₹)
     -92.27 %
Buy Apartment Price
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,302.90 $
(97,762.29 ₹)
160.32 $
(12,029.88 ₹)
     -87.69 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 916.25 $
(68,750.17 ₹)
80.00 $
(6,003.08 ₹)
     -91.27 %
Salaries And Financing
San Francisco, CA Edit Bangalore Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 7,671.72 $
(575,643.60 ₹)
1,023.41 $
(76,790.75 ₹)
     -86.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.41 7.86      +130.25 %
Last update: October 2021October 2021
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